Kim Tunnicliffe is an anchor and reporter for WBZ Newsradio 1030. She can frequently be heard on WBZ Newsradio nights between 7:00 PM and 11:00 PM and during “the WBZ Weekend News,” broadcast Saturdays and Sundays between 5:00 AM and 11:00 PM. Tunnicliffe began her career at WBZ Radio in May 1998.
Prior to joining WBZ Newsradio, Tunnicliffe served as News Director at WSAR Radio in Fall River for ten years. Under her tenure, the news department received a number of awards from the Associated Press. Tunnicliffe also worked as a news anchor and reporter at WPRO Radio and 1110 CNN Radio in Providence, Rhode Island.
A highlight of Tunnicliffe’s career in broadcasting was covering President Clinton’s visit to Fall River while News Director at WSAR. She also covered the J.F.K. Junior and Egypt Air plane crashes for WBZ Radio.
Tunnicliffe was born in Cumberland, Rhode Island. She received an Associates degree in communications from Dean College in Franklin and a Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcast journalism from Emerson College. While at Emerson, Tunnicliffe spent a semester abroad.
She lived and studied in Holland and traveled all over Europe. Tunnicliffe currently lives in Rhode Island.
For June, WBZ Cares is profiling the Shadow Fund, which helps pet owners pay for life-saving medical treatment for their animal companions.
The Andover Animal Hospital has teamed up with the Shadow Fund over the years to perform hundreds of surgeries and medical procedures on pets in need.
Each month, WBZ NewsRadio 1030 will highlight a worthy non-profit organization and tell the story of what it does for the community.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030 has reviewed the original discharge form from Morton Hospital, where Arthur DaRosa had sought help for having suicidal thoughts just hours before the rampage. It shows two different names on the same form.
Police said despite the huge number of people at the event, there were no security incidents.
Middlesex Community College teamed up with the Middlesex District Attorney’s office for their annual conference on workplace safety. The event drew a bigger crow than usual, given the recent terror attacks.
Fire Chief Ted Joubert says two men in a pickup truck stole the department’s plow blade during a brazen nighttime robbery.
A Christmas sing-along helped put families into the holiday spirit at Boston’s Hynes Convention Center Sunday.
Following the San Bernardino attack, Walsh is hoping there won’t be any backlash against the Muslim community.
A proposal from the superintendent to equip school nurses with the opioid overdose reversal drug Narcan has the full support of the city’s mayor.